LibriVox recording of A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung (LibriVox Version 2) Read by LibriVox VolunteersA Thief in the Night is a 1905 collection of short stories by Ernest William Hornung, featuring his popular character A. J. Raffles. It was the third book in the series, and the final collection of short stories. In it, Raffles, a gentleman thief, commits a number of burglaries in late Victorian England.Although Raffles had been killed in the Second Boer War at the end of The Black Mask,... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks, detective fiction, crime & mystery fiction, action and adventure
LibriVox recording of The Circular Study by Anna Katharine Green. Read by Christine Dufour In this well-plotted, character-driven mystery, Detective Gryce receives a cryptic message calling him to the scene of a “strange” crime. He soon finds that the adjective is correct, for in a quiet brownstone house in a respectable New York City neighborhood, he finds the body of a man brutally stabbed to death, yet lovingly laid out on the floor of his study. The only apparent witnesses are a deaf... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks, mystery, fiction, New York City' detective fiction Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of The American Rivals of Sherlock Holmes To follow up on the heels of "The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes" already released on Librivox ( Volume1 and Volume 2 ), here is a collection of stories starring his contemporary American rivals. Brought together and re-published in a single volume by Hugh Greene in 1979, this set of readings goes back to and uses the original source material. (Summary by ToddHW) For further information, including links to online text, reader... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Librivox, audiobook, Sherlock Holmes, detective fiction, American authors, short stories Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Just what did a pulp detective send-up on the AM radio waves in the early ’80s mean to one goofy kid? Topics: John Locke Private Eye, AM radio, Montreal, 1981, driveway moments, NPR, CJAD 800, detective...
LibriVox recording of Tajemnica Baskerville'ów by Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in Polish by Librivox Volunteers Tajemnica Baskerville'ów (ang. The Hound of the Baskervilles - Pies Baskerville'ów) - powieść detektywistyczna sir Artura Conan Doyle'a, wydana w czasopiśmie The Strand Magazine w latach 1901-1902 (wydanie polskie 1902). Jedna z najsłynniejszych pozycji, należących do cyklu opowieści o detektywie Sherlocku Holmesie. Jej akcja rozgrywa się na ponurych wrzosowiskach hrabstwa... Topics: Librivox, audiobook, Sherlock Holmes, detective fiction, Polish, książka mówiona, polski,... Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text